Clyde E Burt
Clyde Burt (1922-1981) was a ceramic artist, renowned for being one of the front runners of the American studio ceramics movement. He was an alumnus of Fort Wayne Art School and the Cape Cod School of Art, and had done graduate work under Maija Grotell at the Cranbrook Academy of Art. His works were on display at the Ceramic Nationals Syracuse over 3 times; furthermore, they are a permanent part of the collections of the Smithsonian American Art Museum and Everson Museum of Art. He received the Art Institute of Chicago Designer-Craftsman Award in 1957.